Learn To Make Wire Wrapped Jewelry from Scratch | Rachel Truax | Skillshare

Learn To Make Wire Wrapped Jewelry from Scratch

Rachel Truax, Jewelry Maker, Photographer

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8 Lessons (1h 17m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:59
    • 2. Getting Started with The Foundation

      15:38
    • 3. Pattern #1: Simple Wrapping

      8:39
    • 4. Pattern #2: Twisting

      2:38
    • 5. Pattern #3: Heartbeat Pattern

      11:56
    • 6. Pattern #4: Weaving

      11:38
    • 7. Wrapping The Stone

      24:25
    • 8. Finishing Up

      0:48
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About This Class

Want to learn how to create intricate, handmade, wire wrapped jewelry that 

In this course you will learn how to create intricate patterns using wire and wrap the patterns you created around a gemstone of your choice to make a necklace pendant! These patterns I will teach will help you step up your wire wrapping game and allow you to begin creating desirable, sellable pieces of jewelry. Please stay tuned for my upcoming coursed releasing May 2020 including 'Advanced Wire Wrapping Workshop' and 'Marketing Tips For Starting Your Own Online Biz!'

In this course you will need:

- 20, 21 OR 22 gauge round wire. (The higher the #, the trickier to work with.) A minimum of .5 troy ounces is suggested. **Linked below**

https://www.riogrande.com/product/Sterling-Silver-Round-Wire-21-Ga-12-Hard/100351

-30 OR 32 gauge round wire. (The higher the #, the trickier to work with.) A minimum of .5 troy ounces is suggested. **Linked below**

https://www.riogrande.com/product/Sterling-Silver-Round-Wire-30-Ga-12-Hard/100358

-22 gauge HALF round wire. A minimum of .3 troy ounces is suggested. **Linked below*

https://www.riogrande.com/product/Sterling-Silver-Half-Round-Wire-22-Ga-Dead-Soft/100473

-Rounded nose pliers and wire cutters. **Linked below**

https://www.amazon.com/Beadaholique-Beadsmith-Jewellers-Pliers-Bentnose/dp/B00IP5O51W/ref=sr_1_15?dchild=1&keywords=rounded+pliers&qid=1585076577&sr=8-15&swrs=BCE9358CD0930A2D0260141CE1211E17

-A crystal or gemstone of your choice, preferable between 1 & 2 inches in height. 

NEED HELP OBTAINING ALL OF THE MATERIALS?

I can order everything you need for this workshop including a gemstone, wire and tools, and have it all sent it right to your door for $60 USD, shipping included. 

LET'S CONNECT! 

I'd love to see the piece you created from this workshop as well as pieces you create in the future. Send me an email or a message on instagram to show me what you've been working on! I'm also available if you have any questions and will get back to you within 24 hours. 

Instagram: @wire_you_wrapping

Etsy: http://www.etsy.com/shop/wireyouwrapping 

Email: [email protected]